Architects (Except Landscape and Naval) Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for architects (except landscape and naval) in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of architects (except landscape and naval) amongst Colorado areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Architects (Except Landscape and Naval) in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,880
25th Percentile Wage
$52,440
50th Percentile Wage
$63,570
75th Percentile Wage
$82,810
90th Percentile Wage
$105,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architects (except landscape and naval) in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $105,760. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of architects (except landscape and naval) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$63,570
3.22% -7.69%
2016
$61,520
-7.82% -
2015
$66,330
-6.33% -
2014
$70,530
0.48% -
2013
$70,190
2.46% -
2012
$68,460
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Architects (Except Landscape and Naval) in Colorado Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of architects (except landscape and naval) in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of architects (except landscape and naval) in state of Colorado ranges from $54,470 to $82,320. The highest paying area for architects (except landscape and naval) in Colorado is West Colorado nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $82,320. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is Colorado Springs (mean annual salary $67,880). The lowest paying area is Pueblo with a median annual salary of $54,470.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$82,320
Colorado Springs
$67,880
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$65,170
Fort Collins-Loveland
$63,870
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$57,920
Boulder
$57,650
Pueblo
$54,470




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